Adam "MCA" Yauch, the rapper, musician, activist, filmmaker and film distributor who founded pioneering hip-hop trio the Beastie Boys, as well as indie film distrib company Oscilloscope Laboratories…
Last week, Kiss co-founder and frontman Paul Stanley was busy preparing for an upcoming co-headlining tour with Motley Crue, just after putting the final touches on the group's studio record…
Beautiful landscapes, crisply professional photography and a goofily offhand approach to Eastern spirituality combine to odd if amiable effect in documentary "The Highest Pass."
With the mainstreaming of electronic dance music, the industry has had to confront a number of challenges adapting DJ culture to more established digital music platforms. Not the least of these…
Underscoring the increasing importance of licensing and nontraditional revenue streams in the record biz, Universal Republic/Island Def Jam has appointed Cynthia Sexton to serve in the newly created…
Musician and actor Greg Ham, best known as a key member of the megaselling 1980s Australian group Men at Work, was found dead on April 19 in his home in a suburb of Melbourne. He was 58.
Perennial hitmaker Max Martin was the man of the hour at Wednesday night's 29th ASCAP Pop Music Awards, winning the performing rights org's songwriter of the year honor at the Renaissance Hollywood…
The last thing student filmmakers used to have to think about when creating their projects was the legality of the music they used. After all, it was unlikely that any big-name music creators would…
Three-day fest was as admirably organized and as well structured as a multi-course meal, but on Sunday night, the lineup that threw all nutritional balance out the window, serving up one dessert…
Visually stunning, almost impossibly intimate results is welded to a creakily executed story and narrated by a schticky, frequently bellowing Tim Allen.
An unusually low-key main stage succession helped point the way to greater excitement on the satellite stages.